What time is it in Michigan Time Zone / Current time
What time zone is Michigan in?Michigan is in the Eastern Time Zone in the United States of America (USA). Eastern Standard Time ( EST ) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-5 ). Four Michigan counties (Gogebic, Iron, Dickinson and Menominee) in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan that share their southern border with the state of Wisconsin are in the US Central Time Zone.
Current Michigan Time (Eastern Time Zone)
Current time now in Time Zone: America New York (USA Eastern Time)
Towns and Cities in Michigan on Central Time
Dickinson County: Iron Mountain, MI | Kingsford, MI | Norway, MI
Gogebic County: Bessemer, MI | Ironwood, MI | Wakefield, MI
Iron County: Alpha, MI | Crystal Falls, MI | Caspian, MI | Gaastra, MI | Iron River, MI
Menominee County: Menominee, MI | Stephenson, MI
Current Michigan Time (Central Time Zone)
Current time now in Time Zone: America Chicago (USA Central Time)
Does Michigan observe Daylight Saving Time?
Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in Michigan , where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Eastern Daylight Time ( EDT ); which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-4 ).
After the Summer months the time in Michigan is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).
USA & Canada clocks
Daylight Saving Time dates 2016
Sunday 13 March 2016 2am local time
until Sunday 6 November 2016 2am local time
see: Daylight-Saving-Time.com for details
USA and Canada Standard Time Date schedules here